Stephen Courtney is a Managing Director and Portfolio Manager for QMA working within the Quantitative Equity team. In this capacity, he is responsible for portfolio management, analysis and research. Prior to joining QMA, Stephen was a Director at ClearBridge Investments and its predecessor organizations, where he served as a Research Analyst and Portfolio Manager for 26 years. He earned a BA in political science from Boston College. Stephen is also a member of the New York Society of Security Analysts.